Tag: ferguson

Michael Brown’s Life Is Getting the Biopic Treatment

Three years ago, 18-year-old Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American man, was shot dead in the streets of Ferguson, Mo. by a White police officer. In ...

‘Whose Streets?’ Is The Quintessential Doc On Black Lives Matter

If Black Lives Matter has proved one thing it’s that “We won’t go quietly!”

Ferguson Activist Darren Seals Dead at 29

29-year-old activist widely known for leading Ferguson protests

Prosecutors: Restrict Mike Brown Body Photos

Attorneys, Ferguson police force worry photos release could prompt violence

Judge Finds Bias in Ferguson School District

"The ongoing effects of racial discrimination that have long plagued the region," Judge says

Shots Fired at Ferguson Protest

Man said to been struck by vehicle during rallying late Tuesday

Mike Brown Remembered With Silence, Prayer

Friends and family honored the slain 18-year-old whose life, they vowed, would always have meaning

3 Arrested During Ferguson Protest Cleared

Activists were arrested at prayer vigil two days after Brown's murder

New Ferguson Police Chief Says He was ‘Called’

Delrish Moss was sworn in Monday and says he will bring change to the beleaguered town

Last Hearing Set in Ferguson Settlement

After months of negotiations, the last public hearing is set for Tuesday

Ferguson Council Could Accept DOJ Deal Soon

Plan would overhaul city's embattled police force and municipal court system.

Feds Call for Ferguson Police Database Check

Database contains the names of about 20,000 former officers who were pushed out of law enforcement

Justice Dept.: ‘Strong’ Position Against Ferguson

Justice Department enters its court fight against the city of Ferguson with the apparent upper hand

Ferguson Sued by Federal Government

DOJ says it was left with "no choice" but to sue city after rejection of proposed reform deal

Ferguson Asks for Changes to Reform Deal

City Council asked Justice Department for seven changes to deal

Ferguson, Justice Dept. Reach Reform Deal

Reform deal comes in response to fatal shooting of Mike Brown

Black Lives Matter Mall Protest a “Decoy”

Organizers reveal the true target of citizen action against police brutality

Changes Coming Soon for Ferguson Police

Changes could be coming soon for department

Chicago Activists Meet to End City’s Injustices

Chicago activists hold court to tackle citywide issues and injustices

Ferguson Protests Influence Actions at Mizzou

"The question is, where do we go from here?"

Black Bodies: Songs On America’s Moral Authority

Three music videos that illustrate the societal landscape and prominence of #BlackLivesMatter